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Balochistan: Six previously abducted men presented to media as ‘militants’ of an armed organisation

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QUETTA: Pakistani forces surfaced six previously abducted Baloch in Kohlu and claimed to have arrested them between Kohlu and Pirkoh on Wednesday.

The Baloch Social Media activists, however, reported that these six ‘innocent Baloch’ were abducted a few months back in Pirkoh area of Dera Bugti and now have been presented on Pakistani media as ‘militants’ belonging to a resistance organisation.

The victims Nabi Bakhsh son Peshni Bugti, Gazzo son of Khair Mohammad Bugti, Mohammad Bakhsh son of Peshni Bugti, Ghulam Nabi son of Khair Mohammad Bugti, Maula Bakhsh son of Ali Bakhsh …

Balochistan News

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Balochistan: Pakistani forces abduct 44 people in two days...

Thursday, December 8th, 2016 08:52 pm GMT +00:00

QUETTA: Pakistan army, FC and intelligence agencies have disappeared at least 44 Baloch from different areas of Balochistan in past two days as Dasht offensive enters the 39th day. The residents…

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Balochistan: 19 people abducted from different areas, Dash...

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 01:48 pm GMT +00:00

QUETTA: Pakistani forces carried out offensives in different cities of Balochistan on Monday and abducted at least nineteen people as Dasht operation enters the 35th consecutive day. Sources from Balochistan reported…

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Balochistan: Pakistani force attacked a football match and...

Monday, December 5th, 2016 01:32 am GMT +00:00

QUETTA: Pakistan paramilitary FC and their local collaborators attacked a football match in Mastung Balochistan and abducted at least four players on Sunday. Balochwarna News sources reported the Pakistani forces…

International News

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Free Balochistan Movement announces another week-long sit-...

Saturday, October 29th, 2016 11:28 pm

LONDON:  The pro-freedom Baloch political party Free Balochistan Movement has announced another week-long sit-in protest outside Chinese Embassy in London starting from Sunday 30 October. The FBM in a statement…

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EU may impose economic sanctions on Pak for atrocities in ...

Saturday, September 24th, 2016 12:10 pm

ANI | Geneva | September 23, 2016: Expressing solidarity with the people of Balochistan against Pakistan’s atrocities, European Parliament Vice-President Ryszard Czarnecki has said the European Union may impose economic and…

Features

Jinnah recognised Balochistan’s independence...

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By Jamal Nasir Baloch Jinnah as the founder of Pakistan, signed the standstill agreement with Balochistan’s sovereign Mir Ahmad Yar Khan. On 14 July 1947, when the 38th Parliament of…

The brutal August...

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By  Sohaib Baloch The only happy August the Baloch nation ever experienced was that of 1947, when their land was freed from the shackles of slavery on the 11th day…

Opinions

Pakistan: Where Nukes and Terrorists Are Exported!...

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Against the backdrop of a possible Indian intervention in Balochistan, Gen Raheel Sharif sent a clear message of threat to a number of audiences, saying “We are aware of our…

Modi’s Balochistan statement – a counter-balancing ...

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By Sohaib Baluch At an all-party conference in New-Dehli, the Indian prime minister in an unprecedented action condemned Pakistani atrocities in Balochistan. This was widely cheered by Baloch activists, leaders…

It’s in India’s strategic interest to have ...

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By Jamal Nasir Baloch Protests in London against Pakistani crimes in Balochistan On April 12, 1931, Spain’s political landscape changed dramatically when Republicans won the municipal election by a large…

Editorials

Free Balochistan Movement week-long campaign...

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Balochistan is the homeland of the Baloch people and it is located in one of the most strategic locations in the world. The total area of Balochistan is about 560,000…

The plight of abducted Baloch women...

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Occupied Balochistan located in the centre of South Asia, Central Asia and Middles East is a land where Pakistani state is involved in extrajudicial executions, torture, displacement, Kidnapping and massacre…

The Alyan Kurdi and refugees of Balochistan...

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The Kurdish toddler Alyan Kurdi, his 5 years old brother and 35 years old mother died while fleeing from war-torn Syria when their boat sunk trying to reach the Greek…

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